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It requires more courage to suffer than to die.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave.

Author: Christian Nevell Bovee (1820-1904)

Profession: American Author, Lawyer

You've got to jump off cliffs and build your wings on the way down.

Author: Ray Bradbury (1920)

Profession: American Science Fiction Writer

Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death.

Author: Omar Bradley (1893-1983)

Profession: American General

Act boldly and unseen forces will come to your aid.

Author: Dorothea Brande

Profession: American Success Writer

A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

The world's male chivalry has perished out, but women are knights-errant to the last; and, if Cervantes had been greater still, he had made his Don a Donna.

Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861)

Profession: British Poet

One who never turned his back but marched breast forward, never doubted clouds would break, Never dreamed, though right were worsted, wrong would triumph,

Author: Robert Browning (1812-1889)

Profession: British Poet

There's no substitute for guts.

Author: Bear Bryant (1913-1983)

Profession: American Football Coach

I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult. But the age of chivalry is gone. That of sophists, economists and calculators has succeeded; and the glory of Europe is gone forever.

Author: Edmund Burke (1729-1797)

Profession: British Political Writer, Statesman

Courage is the power to let go of the familiar.

Author: Mary Byrant


Stride forward with a firm, steady step knowing with a deep, certain inner knowing that you will reach every goal you set yourselves, that you will achieve every aim .

Author: Eileen Caddy

Profession: American Spiritual Writer

All my life I knew that there was all the money you could want out there. All you have to do is go after it.

Author: Curtis Carlson

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of Carlson Companies, Inc.

The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author